Students to take ground-breaking Faculty Challenge in September

Undergraduates starting courses in Faculty of Science departments in September will be amongst the first at the University to learn in a ground-breaking new way. The new Faculty Challenge is being launched across the University in the new academic year. It is designed to give students new skills and improve their employability, and will be presented under the title ‘Achieve More’. Over six weeks in semester one, […]

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Chemistry teacher wins prestigious University prize

A teacher in Chemistry has been given one of the University of Sheffield’s biggest honours. Dr Ed Warminski has earned a Senate Award for Excellence in Learning and Teaching. He is one of six members of staff this academic year to be given a Senate Award for Sustained Excellence. The awards are given to staff who have made a significant contribution to the University community. They are […]

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SALTs encourage science students to ‘aspire for higher’

The University’s Student Ambassadors for Learning and Teaching (SALT) scheme provides students with the opportunity to influence and enhance learning and teaching in their Faculty, through an academic year long project. Below, the Faculty of Science SALTs explain the work they’ve been doing to raise the career aspirations of science students, with a particular focus on gender-related issues. “The Faculty of Science SALTs’ project is […]

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